Earlier this year in January, completely unbeknownst to me, my spotted genet ‘Fuffy’ made his tv debut in an episode of the Canadian documentary series referred to as Doc Zone, Wild and Unsafe: The Planet of Exotic Pets directed by Jason Young. Any domestic or exotic pet owner need to voluntarily have liability coverage, and if it requires a state law to make that happen, so be it. The liability insurance not only protects the owner from economic ruin if a major dilemma happens, but protects the injured particular person from incurring major monetary output to hire a lawyer and sue the owner, and to recover health-related fees.
Janesville, for instance, prohibits any wild, exotic, and/or vicious pets like raccoons, any pigs, and poisonous or constricting snakes such as pythons or boas.” Ferrets and non-poisonous or non-constricting snakes are not integrated in the ban.
I agree that producing a law based on ignorance and worry must by no means be completed, but I do think that, if you are addressing the problem of owning exotic animals, the good quality of life that animal would encounter should be addressed.
Lions, tigers, jaguars, leopards, snow leopards, clouded leopards, Sunda clouded leopards, cheetahs, big cat hybrids, Asiatic black bears, brown bears, polar bears, sloth bears, sun bears, giant panda bears, spectacled bears, bear hybrids, gorillas, orangutans, chimpanzees, bonobos, gibbons, alligators, crocodiles and caimans could not be kept as pets.
Captive Feline Incidents , Animal Protection Institute, at (revised July six, 2004) Captive Non-Human Primate Incidents , Animal Protection Institute, at (revised July 6, 2004) Captive Reptile Incidents , Animal Protection Institute, at (revised July six, 2004) Incidents Involving Miscellaneous Captive Held Exotic Animals , Animal Protection Institute, at (revised July 6, 2004).